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Medieval Castle Unearthed Beneath Prison Yard

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 12.09.2015 | Science

Researchers have found the remnants of a medieval castle hidden beneath a men's prison in Gloucester, England, shedding new light on the regal archit...

A Look at Race as a Social Construct

Kimberly Cooper | Posted 05.03.2015 | Black Voices
Kimberly Cooper

For those of us from the "multiracial" or mixed race community, photos of our population -- our people, our families, our children -- aren't as shocking as they are an affirmation of what we have already known: Race is a social construct.

Cheese Rolling Race Seen Through POV Camera Is Actually Intense

The Huffington Post | Isaac Saul | Posted 05.30.2014 | Weird News

Cooper's Hill cheese rolling race is back -- and this time with a GoPro. A few years back, the cheese rolling race was put on the map by an epic th...

Authorities Check If Vagrant Is Hard Rock Drummer

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weird News

GLOUCESTER, Mass. (AP) — He wasn't asked to play a few licks on the drums, but police in Gloucester quickly determined that the homeless man they fo...

Lawmaker: Short Skirts, High Heels Risk Rape

AP | Posted 01.28.2013 | World

LONDON -- A British lawmaker's suggestion that young women who wear high heels and short skirts put themselves at greater risk of rape has drawn wides...

College Still Hunts For Its Missing Wallaby After Supposed Prank

The Huffington Post | Alyssa Creamer | Posted 07.30.2012 | College

According to the BBC, Hartpury College is still missing one of three wallabies that fled their shared habitat in June. The college, located just no...

Australia's Most Wanted Man Behind Bars

AP | KRISTEN GELINEAU | Posted 05.22.2012 | World

SYDNEY — Australia's most wanted man, who eluded capture for seven years by hiding in dense forests, was captured and charged with murder Thursd...

Lawyer: Accused Pirate Just Wanted To Have Fun

AP | Posted 10.10.2011 | Weird News

SALEM, Mass. (AP) -- A lawyer for a Massachusetts man accused of trying to rob a sailboat with the help of a motor boat flying a skull-and-crossbones ...

WATCH: Argh In-matey! Pirate Thieves Caught During Boat Getaway

Posted 10.08.2011 | Weird News

The Coast Guard caught up with a pirate ship and locked up two bungling buccaneers who allegedly tried and failed to raid a sailboat in Gloucester, Ma...

Dogtown: Death and Enchantment in a New England Ghost Town

Adam Morganstern | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Adam Morganstern

I originally came to Dogtown not knowing about the murder. People told me the story to say "be careful in the woods by yourself," but it also seemed they needed to unburden something.

N.J. lawmaker proposes bill to keep lobbyists out of state pension system | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Read More: Gloucester, Home News

Photo courtesy of the New Jersey LegislatureAssemblyman Paul Moriarty>TRENTON -- A New Jersey lawmaker is sponsoring legislation that would keep l...

"Pregnancy Pact" Principal Defends Comments: My Information "Was And Is Accurate"

AP | KAREN TESTA | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

BOSTON — The principal of a Massachusetts high school who said a group of students intentionally got pregnant stood by his comments Thursday, sa...

Boston Area Teens Had Pregnancy Pact

Time | Kathleen Kingsbury | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

There's an alarming trend at Gloucester High School and it has nothing to do with pleather leggings. According to Time, as the school year finishes up...